Number of Covid deaths in Europe increased ten-fold from first death to lockdown

Britain’s delayed response to the coronavirus in March saw the epidemic accelerate faster then some European nations that locked down earlier, a study has found.  A mathematical paper by Professor Christopher Dye of the University of Oxford looked at 30 nations and assessed their outbreaks based on Covid deaths. In the data, the researchers found … Read more Number of Covid deaths in Europe increased ten-fold from first death to lockdown

Electric cars can display green number plates from next week

Electric cars can display green number plates from next week: Government incentive to promote battery cars starts on 8 December Number plates with green flash on left side can be used on new and existing EVs They will help authorities identify zero-emissions cars from petrols and diesels Councils could then put in place incentives, such … Read more Electric cars can display green number plates from next week

Number of far-Right fanatics sent on Government deradicalisation scheme surges 

Number of far-Right fanatics sent on Government deradicalisation scheme surges The Channel project took on 697 new cases in the year to the end of March The Home Office said 302 cases were over concerns of far-Right radicalisation In comparison, fear over Islamist extremists led to 260 referrals to the scheme By David Barrett Home … Read more Number of far-Right fanatics sent on Government deradicalisation scheme surges 

Number of people with coronavirus in England DROPS for the first time in three months

The number of people with coronavirus in England has fallen for the first time in three months, official data revealed today. Mass testing by the Office for National Statistics suggests 633,000 people – 1.16 per cent of the population, or one in every 85 people – is carrying the virus and it said the outbreak … Read more Number of people with coronavirus in England DROPS for the first time in three months

FDA authorizes test that measures the exact number of coronavirus antibody somebody has

FDA gives emergency approval a new test that can measure a patient’s levels of antibodies thought to ‘neutralize’ coronavirus in the hopes of discovering how much is enough to prevent reinfection The FDA has authorized one of the first tests that measure the level of coronavirus neutralizing antibodies produced by the immune system  Unlike binding … Read more FDA authorizes test that measures the exact number of coronavirus antibody somebody has

Number 10 used apocalyptic Covid-19 graphs to ‘frighten’ public into lockdown, top statistician

Eminent statistician Sir David Spiegelhalter suggested Number 10 ‘frightened’ the public into complying with lockdown rules Number 10 cherry-picked ‘spurious’ coronavirus data to justify England’s second lockdown and may have intended to frightened the public, according to one of Britain’s top experts. Eminent statistician Sir David Spiegelhalter said ministers had ‘broken pretty much every code of … Read more Number 10 used apocalyptic Covid-19 graphs to ‘frighten’ public into lockdown, top statistician

Brit Brother is watching you: Number of CCTV cameras in the UK soars to 5.2million

Big Brother is watching you: Number of CCTV cameras in the UK soars to 5.2million An almost 10% rise in number of cameras means there is one for every 13 people London has most with 689k public and private cameras for nine million people Second is Birmingham with 83,000, followed by Leeds, Glasgow and Sheffield … Read more Brit Brother is watching you: Number of CCTV cameras in the UK soars to 5.2million

Airlines say record number are canceling holiday flights after CDC urged people not to travel

Airlines say a record number of Americans are canceling flights after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ‘strongly’ advised against traveling for Thanksgiving during the coronavirus pandemic. The guidance from the health agency came as the US recorded a new high for COVID-19 infections at more than 187,000 on Thursday and hospitalizations also … Read more Airlines say record number are canceling holiday flights after CDC urged people not to travel

Covid second wave flatlines as number of cases increases just 0.06 per cent in last week

Britain’s second coronavirus wave appears to have flatlined, with cases increasing just 0.06 per cent in the last week, new figures have today revealed. In another sign the second wave is slowing, the Government announced another 21,363 new lab-confirmed Covid cases in the UK. Though the figure appears high, it is a small increase from … Read more Covid second wave flatlines as number of cases increases just 0.06 per cent in last week

Number of infected patients transferred to system reaches record high of 85%

Is Test and Trace FINALLY getting better? Number of infected patients transferred to system reaches record high of 85% Callers reached 3,012 more Covid-19 cases than they did in the previous week  The rise to a record high suggests Test and Trace may finally be getting better It has faced mounting criticism after it failed … Read more Number of infected patients transferred to system reaches record high of 85%